Trstěnice (Svitavy District)

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Trstěnice

Trstenice
Village
Trstěnice, north part.jpg
Flag of Trstěnice
Flag
Coat of arms of Trstěnice
Coat of arms
Trstěnice is located in Czech Republic
Trstěnice
Trstěnice
Location in the Czech Republic
Coordinates: 49°47′33″N 16°20′42″E / 49.79250°N 16.34500°E / 49.79250; 16.34500Coordinates: 49°47′33″N 16°20′42″E / 49.79250°N 16.34500°E / 49.79250; 16.34500
CountryCzech Republic
RegionPardubice
DistrictSvitavy
Government
 • MayorJan Sigl
Area
 • Total21.47 km2 (8.29 sq mi)
Population
(2007-12-31)
 • Total517
 • Density24/km2 (62/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code
569 57
Websitewww.trstenice.cz

Trstěnice is a village and municipality in the Svitavy District, in the Pardubice Region of the Czech Republic located about 8 km southeast of Litomyšl. The population as at the end of 2007 was 517.[1][permanent dead link]

History[edit]

First written records of the village date back to 993.

Geography[edit]

Sights[edit]

  • Church of the Finding of the Holy Cross - gothic church, extended during the baroque period
  • Late gothic Bell Tower
  • Great amount of old log houses

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